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Japanese coast guard to reinforce border patrol

Japanese coast guard to reinforce border patrol

The Japanese Coast Guard will beef up border patrols following the intrusion of two Chinese ships into Japanese waters, NHK reported. Two Chinese vessels were spotted near the Japan-controlled Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea on Wednesday. The islands […]


China deploys advanced nuclear-missile on Indian border

China deploys advanced nuclear-missile on Indian border

China has deployed more advanced and survivable solid-fuel nuclear capable CSS-5 MRBM missiles against India as a ‘deterrent posture’, Pentagon has said warning that a high degree of mistrust continues to strain their bilateral ties. The PLA has replaced liquid-fueled, […]


China accuses US of exaggerating military threat

China accuses US of exaggerating military threat

China’s state news agency accused the United States Thursday of “exaggerating” the threat posed by its military, after a report said the Asian nation was expanding its maritime power. The US defence department said in its annual report to Congress […]


China Report Notes Military Modernization

China Report Notes Military Modernization

China‚Äôs military is modernizing, but the Chinese government needs to be more forthcoming on why it needs these new capabilities, according to a Defense Department report delivered to Congress today. Michael Schiffer, deputy assistant secretary of defense for East Asia, […]


US warns China expanding its naval power

US warns China expanding its naval power

China is increasingly focused on naval power and has invested in hi-tech weaponry that will extend its reach in the Pacific and beyond, the Pentagon said. The advances mean China will by 2020 close a technological gap that once left […]


Vietnam boosts naval power with new frigate

Vietnam boosts naval power with new frigate

Vietnam on Monday received the second of two Russian-made guided missile frigates, local media reported, boosting its naval firepower amid maritime tensions with China. The Gepard class frigate — which an analyst called Vietnam’s most modern warship — arrived at […]


Taiwan to develop precision-guided missile

Taiwan to develop precision-guided missile

Taiwan plans to develop a long-distance precision-guided missile which would be able to strike military bases along China’s southeastern coastline in the event of war, a legislator said Monday. Taiwan’s defence ministry has budgeted Tw$30 million ($1.04 million) for developments […]


China’s First Aircraft Carrier Completes Initial Sea Trials

China’s First Aircraft Carrier Completes Initial Sea Trials

Chinese news media say the country’s first aircraft carrier has returned to the northeastern port of Dalian after completing its initial sea trials. The Shanghai Daily reports that the carrier was towed back into the shipyard Sunday morning amid firecracker […]


Pakistan Rejects Reports China Had Access to US Stealth Helicopter

Pakistan Rejects Reports China Had Access to US Stealth Helicopter

Pakistan is rejecting reports that its intelligence agency let China examine the wreckage of a stealth American helicopter that crashed during the raid that killed Osama bin Laden. The New York Times and Financial Times newspapers quoted unnamed U.S. officials […]


 
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